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Annets F et al (2010) BTEC Level 3 Applied Science Pearson


McCormick A & Elliott A (2007) Health Physics: Endorsed by OCR Cambridge University Press
Bernal A. J et al. (2013). Adaptive radiation-induced epigenetic alterations mitigated by
antioxidants The FASEB Journal 27:665-671 available at

http://www.fasebj.org/content/27/2/665.full.pdf+html [accessed 28/11/2014]


Bombardieri E et al. (2003) Bone scintigraphy: procedure guidelines for tumour Eur J Nucl Med
Mol Imaging (2003) 30:BP99BP106 available at

http://www.eanm.org/publications/guidelines/gl_onco_bone.pdf
[accessed 12/11/2014]
Bowlen L & Cain T (2013) Nuclear Medicine Bone Scan

http://www.insideradiology.com.au/pages/view.php?
T_id=25&ref_info#.VGPeQ1JybtQ [accessed 12/11/2014]
Care Quality Commission (2012) Enforcement Policy: Ionising Radiation (Medical Exposure)
Regulations 2000 available at

http://www.cqc.org.uk/sites/default/files/documents/20120626_irmer_enforcement
_policy__final.pdf [accessed 20/11/2014]
Ejeh J E. et al (2014) Radiation Levels from Toilets Used By Patients Injected with 99mTc-based
Radiopharmaceuticals in Ibadan Molecular Imaging and Radionuclide Therapy June 2014 23(2)
60-63 available at http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4067878/ [accessed
15/11/2014]
European Commission (2009) Preliminary Report on Supply of Radioisotopes for Medical use and
Current Developments in Nuclear Medicine available at
http://ec.europa.eu/euratom/docs/2009_radioisotopes_report_en.pdf [accessed
22/11/2014]
European Association of Nuclear Medicine (2007) Guidelines on current good radiopharmacy
practice (CGRPP) in the preparation of radiopharmaceuticals cGRPP-guidelines, version2 March
2007 EANM Radiopharmacy Committee
http://www.eanm.org/publications/guidelines/gl_radioph_cgrpp.pdf [accessed
12/11/2014]
Giammarile F et al (2008) EANM procedure guidelines for 131I-meta-iodobenzylguanidine (131ImIBG) therapy Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging (2008) 35:10391047 available at

http://snmmi.files.cmsplus.com/docs/EANM_Guideline_for_I131_MIBG_Therapy.pdf [accessed 16/11/2014]


Greaves C et al. (2006) Information to accompany patients undergoing nuclear medicine
procedures available at http://www.hse.gov.uk/research/rrpdf/rr416.pdf [24/11/2014]
Gltekin S S. (2013) Importance of Bladder Radioactivity for Radiation Safety in Nuclear Medicine
Molecular Imaging and Radionuclide Therapy Dec 2013 22(3) 94-97 available at
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3888019/ [accessed 15/11/2014]
Health & Safety Executive (2001) Working safely with ionising radiation, A guide for expectant and
breastfeeding mothers available at
http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/indg334.pdf [19/11/2014]

Health & Safety Executive (2006) Equipment used in connection with medical exposure Guidance
Note PM77 third edition available at http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/guidance/pm77.pdf
[23/11/2014]
IAEA (2007) Dosimetry in Diagnostic Radiography: An International Code of Practice Technical
Reports Series No.457 available at

http://www-pub.iaea.org/MTCD/publications/PDF/TRS457_web.pdf
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IAEA (2006) Quality Assurance for Radioactvive Measurement in Nuclear Medicine Technical
Reports Series No.454 available at http://wwwpub.iaea.org/MTCD/publications/PDF/trs454_web.pdf [23/11/2014]
ICRP (2001) Radiation and Your Patient: A Guide for Medical Practitioners, A web module

produced by Committee 3 of the International Commission on Radiological Protection


available at http://www.icrp.org/docs/Rad_for_GP_for_web.pdf [accessed 16/11/2014]
ICRP (2008) New ICRP Recommendations Journal of Radiological Protection 28 (2008)161-168
available at

http://iopscience.iop.org/0952-4746/28/2/R02/pdf/0952-4746_28_2_R02.pdf
[accessed 24/11/2014]
ICRP 119 (2012) Compendium of dose coefficients based on ICRP 60 available at

http://www.icrp.org/docs/P%20119%20JAICRP%2041(s)%20Compendium%20of
%20Dose%20Coefficients%20based%20on%20ICRP%20Publication%2060.pdf
[accessed 23/11/2014]
ICRP(2012) Occupational Intakes of Radionuclides Part 1, Draft report for consultation available at
http://www.icrp.org/docs/Occupational_Intakes_P1_for_consultation.pdf [accessed
24/11/2014]
Institute of Cancer Research (2013) Dosimetry for Radionuclide Treatment available at
http://www.icr.ac.uk/docs/default-source/enterprise/22516.pdf?sfvrsn=2 [accessed
24/11/2014]
Lewis A et al. (2013) Outcome of 131I therapy in hyperthyroidism using a 550MBq fixed dose
regimen Ulster Medical Journal May 2013; 82(2): 8588 available at

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/artic
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Mattson S et al. (2013) Radiation Dose to Patients From Radiopharmaceuticals. A fourth
addendum to ICRP publication 53 revised Feb 2014 available at

http://www.icrp.org/docs/Radiation%20Dose%20to%20Patients%20from
%20Radiopharmaceuticals%20-%20A%20fourth%20addendum%20to%20ICRP
%20Publication%2053.pdf [accessed 16/11/2014]
Mettler F.A et al. (2011) Effective Doses in radiology and Nuclear Medicine available at
http://www.radiologiacremona.it/fisica/Effective-Dose-in-Radiology.pdf [accessed
28/11/2014]
NRC National Research Council (US) and Institute of Medicine (US) Committee on State of the
Science of Nuclear Medicine.Washington (DC) (2007) Advancing nuclear medicine through
innovation available at http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK11464/ [accessed
15/11/2014]

Royal College of Nursing (2014) Ionising Radiation and the Use of Radiation Protective
Equipment: guidance for nursing staff available at

http://www.rcn.org.uk/__data/assets/pdf_file/0011/584390/RCN_Radiation_A5_W
EB.pdf [accessed19/11/2014]
Royal College of Physicians (2007) Radioidine in the management of benign thyroid disease
available at http://www.ipem.ac.uk/Portals/0/Images/Radioiodine%20in
%20management%20of%20benign%20thyroid%20disease.pdf [accessed19/11/2014]
SESLHD (2011) Protection of Staff and the General Public in Nuclear Medicine available at

http://www.seslhd.health.nsw.gov.au/Policies_Procedures_Guidelines/Clinical/Rad
iation_Safety/Documents/SESLHNPD54ProtectionOfStaffAndGeneralPublicInNuclearMedicine.pdf [accessed 23/11/2014]
Society of Nuclear Medicine (2003) Procedure Guideline for Bone Scintigraphy available at
http://interactive.snm.org/docs/pg_ch34_0403.pdf [accessed 27/11/2014]
Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (2005) Guidelines on current good practice in
the production of radiopharmaceuticals available at
http://www.snm.org.tw/Guideline/gl_radioph_cgrpp.pdf [accessed 24/11/2014]
Society of Radiographers (2012) The Ionising Radiation Regulations 1999 Guidance Booklet
available at http://www.sor.org/learning/document-library/ionising-radiationsregulations-1999-irr99-guidance-booklet-0 [accessed 19/11/2014]
Vaiserman A.M. (2010) Radiation Hormesis: Historical Perspective and implications for low-dose
cancer risk from Dose Response 2010 8(2) 172-191 available at
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2889502/ [accessed 26/11/2014]
Wrixon A D (2008) New ICRP Recommendations Journal of Radiological Protection 28 (2008) 161168 available at http://iopscience.iop.org/0952-4746/28/2/R02 accessed 24/11/2014]
Zeissman H.A et al. (2013) Nuclear Medicine : The Requisites Expert consult available at

http://books.google.co.uk/booksid=qydfe6ghdNwC&pg=PA207&lpg=PA207&dq=tc
99m+technega+how+is+it+made&source=bl&ots=tO6p6RIkLC&sig=BBQUFmnfg
n2M23WwCsZav_MpZ0&hl=en&a=X&ei=xX94VLKCA9HiaOSNgpAK&ved=0CFU
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Websites
CIRS Atom Dosimetry Verification Phantoms available at

http://www.cirsinc.com/products/new/33/atom-dosimetry-verification-phantoms/?
details=specs
[accessed 29/11/2014]
Health and Safety Executive Radiation available at
http://www.hse.gov.uk/radiation/index.htm accessed [24/11/2014]
Health Physics Society available at http://hps.org/publicinformation/ate/q9412.html
[accessed 26/11/2014]
Image Wisely available at http://www.imagewisely.org/Imaging-Modalities/Computed

-Tomography/Medical-Physicists/Articles/How-to-Understand-and-Communicate-

Radiation-Risk
[accessed 29/11/2014]

http://www.inbraced.org/2013/02/15/discussing-relapsetreatments-in-the-uk/ [accessed 30/11/2014]


Inbraced available at

International Commission on Radiological Protection available at


http://www.icrp.org/page.asp?id=32 [accessed 15/11/2014]

http://www.nwh.org/departments-andservices/radiology/nuclear-medicine/v-q-lung-scan/ [accessed 24/11/2014]


Newton Wellesley Hospital available at

NHS Doncaster & Bassetlaw Nuclear Medicine (gamma camera) available at

http://www.dbh.nhs.uk/our_services/medical_imaging/gamma_camera.aspx
[accessed 13/11/2014]
NHS Stockport Nuclear Medicine Scans General available at

http://www.stockport.nhs.uk/documents/PIL/26415_RAD50.pdf [accessed 13/11/2014]


and Nuclear Medicine Bone Scans available at

http://www.stockport.nhs.uk/documents/pil/16018_rad37.pdf [accessed 13/11/2014]


NHS University College London Hospitals Nuclear Medicine available at

https://www.uclh.nhs.uk/OurServices/ServiceAZ/IMAGING/NUC/Pages/Home.aspx [accessed 12/11/2014]


Public Health England available at https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/medicalradiation-patient-doses/patient-dose-information-guidance [accessed 29/11/2014]
Royal College of Nursing Radiation Safety Presentation available at

https://www.rcn.org.uk/__data/assets/pdf_file/0006/436416/Radiation_safety.pdf
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http://www.seattlechildrens.org/clinicsprograms/cancer/services/131i-mibg-therapy/ [accessed 12/11/2014]


Seattle Children's Hospital I-131-MIBG therapy

Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging Dose Optimising Tool available at

http://www.snmmi.org/ClinicalPractice/doseTool.aspxItemNumber=11216&&navIte
mNumber=11218 [accessed 19/11/2014]
Stanford Radiation Protection Guidance for Hospital Staff available at

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document.pdf [accessed 24/11/2014]
University of Michigan Occupational Safety and Environmental Health Radionuclide safety data
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World Nuclear Association Standards and regulation of radiation exposure available at

http://www.world-nuclear.org/info/Safety-and-Security/Radiation-andHealth/Nuclear-Radiation-and-Health-Effects/ [accessed 15/11/2014]


World Nuclear Association Nuclear Radiation and Health Effects available at http://www.world-

nuclear.org/info/Safety-and-Security/Radiation-and-Health/Nuclear-Radiation-andHealth-Effects/

[accessed 15/11/2014]
World Nuclear Association Radioisotopes in Medicine available at http://www.world-

nuclear.org/info/Non-Power-Nuclear-Applications/Radioisotopes/Radioisotopes-inMedicine/
[accessed 13/11/2014]
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